23 October 2019

IDENTOS and certgate Partner to Bring AirID into Americas and Middle East

Nuremberg, Germany, October 21, 2019 — certgate, one of the leading German IT security providers for secure mobile communication technologies, today announces that it has partnered with IDENTOS to market its patented and unique AirID2 and AirID2 Mini wireless smart card reader products into North and South America as well as the Middle East region.

IDENTOS is a mobile IT security provider for mobile identity and authentication management solutions, including smart card and fingerprint readers for mobile devices, with offices in Munich (Germany) and Toronto (Canada). IDENTOS will use its extensive market experience and broad mobile security technology expertise to enable market access for certgate’s wireless AirID Bluetooth smart card reader solution. 

The wireless AirID 2 smart card reader is already available in the U.S. online through the nationwide smart card specialist TX SYSTEMS (San Diego, CA). Please follow this link for direct access: txsystems.com/AirID-2

“We are very excited about this partnership, which we think will be very beneficial to both companies. While certgate is leading the way in wireless AES 256bit encrypted mobile Bluetooth smart card solutions, Identos is a pioneer in mobile biometric fingerprint technologies. While we are dominating the German government and enterprise sectors, Identos has a strong foothold in international mobile IT security projects – so we are complementing each other perfectly” said Jan C. Wendenburg, CEO of certgate.

“certgate has proven that smart card ID solutions can be easily integrated in existing IT infrastructures – both mobile and PC based. Their new generation mobile Bluetooth devices AirID 2 and AirID 2 Mini combines the highest possible security with maximum usability for the user. Identos, with its leading know how on implementing PKI infrastructures on both iOS and Android platforms, will leverage the benefit of fast integrations into mobile applications” added Robert Schneider, CEO of Identos.

About IDENTOS:
IDENTOS is a Cybersecurity company operating in Canada and Germany to advance the digital capabilities of organizations looking to confidently engage their users. Our leading product (The Federated Privacy Exchange) is accelerating digital in healthcare and many more industries worldwide with a unique and privacy respecting integration pattern that delivers governance and interoperability across traditional identity and access management solutions.

About certgate:
certgate is a leading German provider of IT security for secure mobile communication technologies and a long-standing member of the alliance “IT Security Made in Germany”. certgate offers particularly strong authentication and encryption and is superior to many other software-based security concepts. This ensures sustainable protection, even against complex multi-level attacks based on artificial intelligence, with maximum user-friendliness.  Worldwide leading organisations, companies and authorities from the fields of government, security services, automotive, research, utilities and other critical infrastructures secure their mobile authentication and communication with the patented technologies and products of certgate.  certgate’s solutions are marketed and implemented globally through international partners, providing true protection against hackers, mobile data loss and unauthorised access – worldwide.